Nikhil is responsible for CRU’s Nickel research. He is author and editor of the Nickel Monitor and the Nickel Market Outlook. He also contributes to other areas of the team including Nickel costs and Stainless Steel.
Nikhil previously worked in CRU's Aluminium team, heading up the Aluminium Raw Materials team, having responsibility for Alumina, Bauxite, Carbon and Power.
Up until now the focus for new capacity in Indonesia has been on building nickel pig iron capacity predominantly through the Rotary Kiln Electric Furnace (RKEF) route.